Feb 25, 2021  
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Greek - BA

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The major in Greek is 36 credits including 24 credits in Greek, 6 credits of Latin and 6 CLA-prefixed courses.

1. 24 credits of Greek

2. 6 credits of LAT

Depending on prior learning, students may be able to select more advanced LAT courses. See program adviser.

3. 6 credits of courses with a CLA prefix

Courses in Classics (CLA)  

4. Total credits for major - 36

Preparation for Teaching in Grades 7-12

Students interested in a teaching career should consult with the The School of Education . In addition, the department offers an MA in the teaching of Latin.

Honors and Tutorials

Departmental honors in classics and tutorials are open only to majors.

Classics: Minors

Classical Studies

A minor in Classical Studies consists of: CLA 10100 , CLA 20100 , CLA 20300  and one additional CLA course at the 200 or 300 level (e.g. literature in translation or upper-level culture courses).

Note: CLA 10100, CLA 20100 and CLA 20300 have no prerequisites

Classical Archaeology

A minor in Classical Archaeology consists of: CLA 20400 , CLA 22100 , CLA 22200  and one additional Classical archaeology course at the 200 or 300 level.


A minor in Greek consists of 12 credits beyond GRK 10100 /GRK 10200  


A minor in Latin consists of 12 credits beyond LAT 10100  and LAT 10200  or LAT 10700 .